Under Council Review
SHORTEST LEGAL WILL
April 11, 2013
Goregaon (West), Mumbai, Maharashtra
Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya is a teacher, writer & also a multiple world record holder from Goregaon, Mumbai (India).
Dinesh Upadhyaya is unmarried youth believe in social works & want to devote his whole life in teaching, writing, social work, charity, animal care & record breaking hobby.
In Hinduism, there are four types of puruṣārtha [(Sanskrit : पुरुषार्थ) refers to a goal, end or aim of human existence] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purusharthas
Being Hindu (Brahmin) by religion, he strongly believes in one such purushartha called as Dharmarth: "(religious, social and/or moral) righteousness, both spiritual and ritual".
On above background, on 11th April, 2013 at Siddharth Nagar, Goregaon (West), Mumbai, Dinesh Upadhyaya made his unique legal will which is supposed to be shortest legal will forever.
Dinesh Upadhyaya's shortest legal will is made from a single ‘Sanskrit’ word ‘धर्मार्थ’ (Dharmarth) consist of only three letters.
1 - ध 2 - र्मा 3 - र्थ
Sanskrit/Hindi word ‘धर्मार्थ्’ generally means ‘for charity’.
धर्मार्थ = धर्म + अर्थ = धर्म के लिये
As per Dinesh’s wish, he wants to donate all his belongings for charity purpose after his death as he is still unmarried.
Dinesh Upadhyaya’s legal will is notary by registered advocate Mr. S.B. Mustari (Mumbai). His older mother Mrs. Annapurna Upadhyaya & his younger brother Manish Upadhyay (proprietor – Unimax Facility Management services) supported his wish & became witnesses of his shortest will.